ISI Fund


Applications are now closed.

Thank you for applying to the Indigenous Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Fund.

ISI FUND UPDATE

The Indigenous Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Fund received $8,657,689 in budget requests across the 3 funding streams. A total of 87 applications from both campuses were submitted to the ISI Fund in the 2021/2022 funding year.

Stream 1: Innovative Projects received the most applications with a total of 48 submissions. Stream 2: Transformative Projects received 21 submissions. Stream 3: Student-Led Projects received 18 project submissions.

Streams 1 and 2 applications will be adjudicated over the summer and receive notifications in early Fall 2022.

Successful Stream 3: Student-led Projects are beginning their project implementation.

More information on the review process and key dates here.

The Indigenous Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Fund supports implementation of the 2020 Indigenous Strategic Plan. Funds are available to support projects that advance UBC’s Indigenous Strategic Plan priority actions across both the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.

A total of up to $4 million dollars in ISI funding is available in 2022.

Key Dates:

Letter of Intent (LOI) deadline for Streams 1 and 2: Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.

Application deadline for Stream 3 (Student-led projects): Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.

Application deadline for Streams 1 and 2: Thursday, June 2, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.

Upcoming Information Sessions:

There are no further Information Sessions scheduled at this time.

Upcoming Consultation Sessions:

There are no further Consultation Sessions scheduled at this time.